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Pinus strobus

Common Name(s):
Eastern white pine
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Easy to transplant due to wide spreading root system; not tolerant to air pollution or strong wind; tends to die out in zones 7b and 8 due to stress

Height:
50-80 ft.
Flower:
6 to 8 in. cones; often curved; turns brown with age
Zones:
3-8
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to light shade; fertile, moist, well drained soil
Texture:
Medium to fine
Form:
Pyramidal when young; horizontal and ascending spreading branches with age
Width:
20-40 ft.
Growth Rate:
Rapid
Leaf:
2 to 4 in. slender light green to bluish green needles in bundles of 5; white lines on lower side
Tags:
evergreen

NCCES plant id: 2111

Pinus strobus Pinus strobus